16 novels set in Westchester County

Westchester County has served as an inspiration for legendary authors such as Washington Irving, John Cheever and E.L. Doctorow, as well as present-day literary talents.

From wars (both real and imaginary) to suburban angst, the area’s picturesque beauty and historic significance have led to a substantial number of novels being based here.

Here’s a look at 16 works of fiction set in Westchester County, presented chronologically.

Compiled by Kirthana Ramisetti

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